Famous Deaths In April - 12
Monday, 18 June 2018
0065 Death of Seneca the Younger, Roman philosopher, statesman and dramatist on April - 12.
0238 Death of Gordian II, heir to the Roman Empire (killed in battle) on this day in history.
0352 On April - 12 julius I, pope (337-52), dies
0434 On this day in history death of archbishop Maximianus of Constantinople
1125 On April - 12 death of vladislaus I of Bohemia
1443 Death of Henry Chichele, Archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.
1550 Claude of Lorraine, duke of Guise, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1555 On April - 12 johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75
1605 On April - 12 boris Godunov, Tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies
1675 Death of Richard Bennett, British Colonial Governor of Virginia (b. 1609) on April - 12.
1687 Death of Ambrose Dixon, Virginia Colony pioneer on this day in history.
1690 On this day in history miguel Gomez Camargo, composer, dies at 71
1704 John Hudde, 21x mayor of Amsterdam, dies at 76 on April - 12.
1748 William Kent, English sculptor/architect (Kensington Palace), dies on April - 12.
1760 Baron Ernst Gottlieb, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1782 Death of Metastasio, Italian poet and librettist (b. 1698) on this day in history.
1788 On April - 12 carl Joseph Toeschi, composer, dies at 56
1795 Rainieri de Calzabigi, Italian literary, dies at 80 on April - 12.
1797 On April - 12 josef Antonin Stepan, composer, dies at 71
1814 Death of Charles Burney, English music historian (b. 1726) on this day in history.
1817 On April - 12 charles Messier, "comet ferret" & catalogs famous "M objects,", dies
1828 Jean Henri Appelius, Dutch lawyer/minister of Finance, dies at 60 on April - 12.
1845 On April - 12 henry M baron the Kock, officer/politician, dies at 65
1850 On this day in history death of adoniram Judson, American Baptist missionary (b. 1788)
1859 On this day in history john Emde, German evangelist, dies at about 84
1864 On April - 12 thomas Green, US Confederate brig-general, dies in battle at 50
1872 Death of Nikolaos Mantzaros, Greek composer (b. 1795) on April - 12.
1878 On April - 12 william M "Boss" Tweed, NY politician, dies
1896 Alexander Ritter, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1898 On this day in history death of elzéar-Alexandre Taschereau, Roman catholic archbishop of Quebec (b. 1820)
1902 On April - 12 death of marie Alfred Cornu, French physicist (b. 1842)
1909 Hermann Kotzchmar, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1910 On April - 12 william G Sumner, US sociologist/politicologist (Folkways), dies at 69
1912 Clara Barton, organizer (American Red Cross), dies at 90 on this day in history.